Lecture “Manager Liability and D&O Insurance” in Fulda
Lecture on 17 January 2017 in Fulda
As part of the Fulda Colloquium for Corporate Law, several lecture series are headed and moderated by Dr. Dominik Skauradszun every year, focusing on current topics arising in corporate law together with related economic issues.
Dr. Roland Haberstroh will be delivering a lecture on “Manager Liability and D&O Insurance” as part of this colloquium on 17 January 2017.
Additional information can be found here.
Tuesday, 17 January 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
Fulda University of Applied Sciences, Economics Department
Building 20 (N), Room 01
Update on Consumer Credit
seminar on 27 Jun2 2016 in Frankfurt
Together with Johann G.G. Becher, First Vice President and In-House Counsel for Corporate Legal Affairs & Documentation at UniCredit Bank AG, Munich, Germany, Mr. Tilman Hölldampf will be conducting the seminar “Update on Consumer Credit” on 27 June 2016.
Topics will include:
- current jurisprudence concerning processing fees,
- effects of the jurisprudence of the Bürgerliches Gesetzbuch (the Civil Code) on other fee items in the credit sector,
- revocation: sources of trouble with the instruction—when is an instruction ineffective?
- dealing practically with revocation abusers (Widerrufsjoker).
The seminar is being held in cooperation with the FORUM Institute for Management in Frankfurt. You can find additional information and the opportunity to register here.
19th Professional Accreditation & Membership of the International Dispute Resolution Institute Program
Lectures in London on 11 August 2015
On 11 August 2015, Dr. Susanne Kratzsch will be holding three lectures as part of the 19th Professional Accreditation & Membership of the International Dispute Resolution Institute Program, on the following topics:
- General Overview of International Arbitration – Commercial, Investment & Construction
- Arbitration Pre-Hearing & Hearing
- Roll of Lawyers, Experts and other Professionals in Arbitration
Product liability and operating instructions for business in the United States
Seminar in Reutlingen, Germany on 15 December 2015
On 15 December 2015, Dr. Susanne Kratzsch will be holding a seminar on behalf of the Export Academy of the International Chamber of Commerce on the topic of “Product liability and operating instructions for business in the United States.” The seminar will be held at the Reutlingen Chamber of Commerce.
Product liability and operating instructions for business in the United States
Seminar in Ulm, Germany on 30 September 2015
On 30 September 2015, Dr. Susanne Kratzsch will be holding a seminar on behalf of the Export Academy of the International Chamber of Commerce on the topic of “Product liability and operating instructions for business in the United States.” The seminar will be held at the Ulm Chamber of Commerce.
19th Professional Accreditation & Membership Program of the International Dispute Resolution Institute
Lecture in London on 11 August 2015
On 11 August 2015, Dr. Susanne Kratzsch will be holding three seminars on the following topics at the 19th Professional Accreditation & Membership Program of the International Dispute Resolution Institute:
- General Overview of International Arbitration – Commercial, Investment & Construction Arbitration
- Role of Lawyers, Registrars, Experts, Witnesses & Other Professionals In Arbitration
- Arbitration Pre-Hearings & Hearings
Hesse Foreign Trade Day 2015
Event on 7 July 2015 in Frankfurt am Main
The Hesse Foreign Trade Day 2015 will be held at the Frankfurt Chamber of Commerce (IHK Frankfurt) on 7 July 2015. The firm will be represented at the event with its own booth. We look forward to being able to greet you in Frankfurt on 7 July.
Additional information and the opportunity to register can be found here.
Consumer loans update
Seminar on 30 June 2015 in Frankfurt am Main
Current focal points concerning processing fees and focusing on revocation
These topics (processing fees and revocation rights) are presently keeping the credit industry, lawyers active in this area, ombudsmen, and consumer protection organizations busy with innumerable cases.
On 30 June 2015, Mr. Johann G.G. Becher, First Vice President, Syndicate, Legal Corporate Affairs & Documentation of UniCredit Bank AG, Munich, and attorney Mr. Tilman Hölldampf from our firm will be jointly conducting the seminar “Consumer loans update.”
The seminar is designed to intensely address the current case landscape in detail, but will also explore possible future solutions for dealing with the issues surrounding “processing fees and revocation.”
- Current jurisprudence addressing processing fees
- Effects of the jurisprudence of the German Federal Court of Justice on other fee positions in the credit area?
- Revocation: error sources in instructions—when is an instruction ineffective?
- Dealing with the “revocation joker” in practice
Further information and the opportunity to register can be found here.
RIW professional conference “Investing in Southeast Asia”
Conference on 18 June 2015 in Frankfurt am Main
On 18 June 2015, we and the DFV Mediengruppe will be jointly holding the RIW professional conference “Investing in Southeast Asia.” Dr. Thomas R. Klötzel and Dr. Roland Abele of RIW will be conducting and moderating the professional discussion. Ms. Susanne Bölle from our Stuttgart office and Mr. Robert Vieweger from our Singapore office will be participating in the expert discussions.
Additional information about the event can be found here.
16th Information and Contact Fair on October 24, 2013
Event on 24. October 2013
Our firm joins the Information and Contact Fair in Stuttgart this year. The young lawyers event is hosted by the Stuttgart Bar, Allianz Versicherung-AG, publisher Richard Boorberg and the Stuttgart Lawyers Association.
Clerks, beginners and young professionals from the entire region have the opportunity to participate in the event. They can gain information about career opportunities, stages during their clerkship and can talk to lawyers of our firm individually.
Like in recent years, more than 3,000 participants are expected. A previous registration is mandatory. If you want to inform you about career opportunities at Thümmel, Schütze & Partner, you will find further information and to possibility to register on the website of the Contact Fair.
Legal Basics of the Work of Members of Supervisory Boards
Lehrgang am 23. Januar 2014
The work in supervisory boards of German enterprises has become more intensive and demanding. Personal and professional requirements increase steadily, despite responsibility and liability risks.
In order to cope with this challenge, Verlagsgruppe Handelsblatt GmbH – WSF Wirtschaftsseminare offers training for members of supervisory boards consisting of several modules. Future and current members of supervisory boards, administrative boards or consultancy boards wanting to professionalize their work in order to meet the increased requirements can improve their qualification in the various fields step by step. Several modules will cover the basic professional requirements for a member of a supervisory board.
Prof. Dr. Roderich C. Thümmel talks about the legal basics of the work of members of a supervisory board on 23 January 2014. Subjects are
- The supervisory board in different legal entities
- Corporate Governance Kodex
- Tasks of committees of supervisory boards
Prof. Dr. Roderich C. Thümmel himslef is a member in several supervisory and consultancy boards of several family enterprises and, partly chairman of the respective supervisory body. Not only does he have extended legal expertise in the area of supervisory bodies, he also knows the challenges members of supervisory and consultancy boards have to cope with from his own work.
For getting the program, check here: Flyer
Liability of the Managing Director of a GmbH
Reception on 21 January, 2014
On January 21, 2014, our Stuttgart firm hosts a reception for students graduating in Public Management from Hochschule für Verwaltung und Finanzen Ludwigsburg. The graduates typically apply for the upper level of service in the public administration (Gehobener Verwaltungsdienst). There, they oversee limited liability companies held by municipalities or act as their managing directors. Subject of the reception will be “The Liability of the Managing Director of a GmbH”.
21 January, 2014 5.30 pm
Dr. Roland Haberstroh
Faculty Career Day Tübingen
Career Day on 6 May, 2014
The 4th Faculty Career Day of Tübingen Law School takes place on 6 May, 2014. Law students have the opportunity to get in contact with lawyers of our firm and to discuss career chances with them at an early stage. Subjects are free lancing activities, traineeships, clerkships and associate positions.
Please arrange for a personal talk in advance and contact
Dr. Andreas Wax
T: +49 (0)711.16 67-211
For further information, please click here
The European Legal Area – Utopia or Truth?
Veranstaltung am 7. Oktober 2013
Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Rolf A. Schütze holds a speech on the subject “The European Legal Area – Utopia or Truth?” at the book shop Hoser + Mende in Stuttgart, Wilhelmstraße 12, on 7 October, 7pm. .
Exporting to Russia
Vortragsveranstaltung am 14. November 2013
The Stuttgart chapter of the German-Russian Jurists Association (Deutsch-Russische Juristenvereinigung e.V.) and Thümmel, Schütze & Partner host a talk about “Exporting to Russia” at the Stuttgart premises of the law firm on 14 November 2013.
Please check here for further information and registration.